Indian Christians heave sighs of relief as Hindu nationalists lose elections in key states.
Dec 12, Worldwatch Monitor
Christians can heave sighs of relief as the ruling Hindu nationalist BJP has been thrown out of power in three key states in central India that have reported dozens of incidents of anti-Christian
violence and harassment.
The BJP, which had enjoyed unstinted power in two of the states – Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh – for 15 years, winning three consecutive elections in both, was unseated when .....
Mob of 150 Radicals Crackdown Church Service in Kanpur.
Dec 8, Christian Today
The attackers forced themselves into a private hall in the KDA Colony of Kanpur, disrupting Pr A. B. Singh's Sunday service and threatening the worshippers, persecution watchdog International
Christian Concern reported (ICC).
Singh's wife, Kalpana Singh, was manhandled and beaten by members of the mob when she tried to protect her husband. Also, other women in the church were attacked. ....
India Among 5 Nations Where Religious Freedom At Risk.
Dec 8, 2018. Christian Today
India has been listed among the five countries where religious freedom at risk, says an official report.
Aid to the Church in Need, a Catholic NGO, has found incidents of religious persecution in 21 countries in two years to June 2018, including Niger, Myanmar, India and China.
Religious freedom is under threat in one of every five countries around the globe, said the report.